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Basic Ripple Tank

(backordered: in stock 9/20/22)


Study reflection, refraction, diffraction, and interference using this Basic Ripple Tank that will provide years of classroom use. Tank is made of a molded frame with scratch-resistant acrylic window (11-3/4" square) supported by adjustable legs. Setup is a breeze—no tools required. Just follow the manual's installation instructions, add water and a 12-V AC or DC power source (not included; we suggest item #757101), and you're on your way to conducting the activities provided in the manual or designing your own. Comes with a 6-V halogen lamp, motor, and wave-making accessories. Requires approximately 17 oz (500 mL) of water to fill the tank. Ripple tank dimensions, 15-3/4" square; overall height, 21".


What’s Included:
  • 1 Ripple Tank
  • 4 Screw Fit Leg
  • 1 Ripple Motor
  • 3 Support for Illuminator and Motor
  • 2 Motor Hanging Clamp
  • 1 Halogen Lamp Unit
  • 2 Spring for Motor Support
  • 1 Hand Stroboscope
  • 1 Rectangular Perspex® Plate
  • 1 Concave and Convex Perspex® Plate
  • 1 Curved Reflector
  • 1 Plastic Roller Bar
  • 1 Small Barrier
  • 2 Large Barrier
  • 1 Bosshead Clamp
  • 2 Banana Plug Lead
  • 1 Ripple Tank Controller
  • 1 Product Manual and Classroom Activity Guide
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Needed But Not Included:
  • 1 Power Supply with 12-V AC or DC Voltage
  • 1 Bucket or Tub (in which to drain water)
  •  Water
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